Opinion

Not made for commercial development | Letter

Not made for commercial development | Letter

On Oct. 7 the King County Council will vote on the adult beverage ordinance. If passed, it opens the Sammamish Valley Rural Area (RA) neighborhoods… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019
Not made for commercial development | Letter
Ending a tragic conflict | Letter

Ending a tragic conflict | Letter

Sept. 29 marked the day of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year. It begins the 10-day period of prayer and retrospection that all Jews observe,… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019
Ending a tragic conflict | Letter
Breaking barriers | Windows and Mirrors

Breaking barriers | Windows and Mirrors

Spending time in the outdoors has helped veteran Naomi Layco heal physically and mentally after serving in the U.S. Navy.

Breaking barriers | Windows and Mirrors
KCLS explores the artificial intelligence frontier

KCLS explores the artificial intelligence frontier

The library system will look at the feasibility of an AI application for library users.

KCLS explores the artificial intelligence frontier
Encouraging innovation | Letter

Encouraging innovation | Letter

Earlier this year, I had a kidney transplant and it changed my life. I was diagnosed with lupus at 19 and for years, I battled… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2019
Encouraging innovation | Letter
After a senator’s claim is debunked, a call for an apology

After a senator’s claim is debunked, a call for an apology

The GOP wants a Democratic senator held to account for accusations which an investigation found to be false.

After a senator’s claim is debunked, a call for an apology
Working toward a more welcoming Eastside | Windows and Mirrors

Working toward a more welcoming Eastside | Windows and Mirrors

Eastside for All has launched to focus on race and social justice advocacy.

Working toward a more welcoming Eastside | Windows and Mirrors
Alzheimer’s is a public health crisis | Letter

Alzheimer’s is a public health crisis | Letter

There are more than 110,000 residents of our state living with Alzheimer’s disease and more than 348,000 family members and friends are acting as unpaid… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2019
Alzheimer’s is a public health crisis | Letter
The damage of fracking | Letter

The damage of fracking | Letter

The final environmental impact statement for the world’s largest fracked gas and methanol refinery proposed to be built in Kalama, is inaccurate and misleading. It… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2019
The damage of fracking | Letter
Massive change needed now | Letter

Massive change needed now | Letter

Regarding “LNG project must stop” (Reporter, Aug. 30): I certainly agree, but I would like to point out the statement, “it will damage our environment… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2019
Massive change needed now | Letter
History: The untold stories | Windows and Mirrors

History: The untold stories | Windows and Mirrors

What do we not know about the history of the human race?

History: The untold stories | Windows and Mirrors
Zucchini anyone? | Guest editorial

Zucchini anyone? | Guest editorial

Plan now to turn garden overflow into healthy, economical meals – and reduce waste.

  • Sep 4, 2019
Zucchini anyone? | Guest editorial
LNG project must stop | Letter

LNG project must stop | Letter

I attended the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency (PSCAA) hearing regarding Puget Sound Energy’s proposed gas liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant in Tacoma. The main… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2019
LNG project must stop | Letter

Ready or not, college is arriving

How parents can help their students embark on a college career.

  • Aug 30, 2019
More than the right to vote | Windows and Mirrors

More than the right to vote | Windows and Mirrors

What does it mean to become a U.S. citizen?

More than the right to vote | Windows and Mirrors
Eliminating the possibility | Letter

Eliminating the possibility | Letter

If the perpetrators did not have guns with the capability of mass destruction, mass destruction would not occur. It’s not about background or mental health… Continue reading

  • Aug 20, 2019
Eliminating the possibility | Letter
Got your grill on?

Got your grill on?

Hot coals – great for burgers, bad for garbage.

  • Aug 19, 2019
Got your grill on?
State’s new voting system passes key test

State’s new voting system passes key test

Whew. Tuesday’s primary marked the electoral debut of VoteWa, and the sparkling new statewide election management system didn’t crash or suffer a full-on high-tech belly… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2019
State’s new voting system passes key test
Remembering to be proud | Windows and Mirrors

Remembering to be proud | Windows and Mirrors

“The Art of Alzheimer’s” features work by artists who have Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia.

Remembering to be proud | Windows and Mirrors
Simply outrageous | Letter

Simply outrageous | Letter

The Reporter’s article, “Lights for Liberty Vigil protests the inhumane conditions faced by migrants” on the front page of the July 19 issue was written… Continue reading

  • Aug 4, 2019
Simply outrageous | Letter